Country Report Zimbabwe September 2010

Data and charts: Quarterly data

 2006  2007   2008
 2 Qtr3 Qtr4 Qtr1 Qtr2 Qtr3 Qtr4 Qtr1 Qtr
Central government finance (Z$ m)        
Revenue & grants162,579n/an/an/an/an/an/an/a
Expenditure & net lending188,148n/an/an/an/an/an/an/a
Balance-25,569n/an/an/an/an/an/an/a
Total domestic debt (end-period)46,213119,401175,6661,283,404n/an/an/an/a
Output        
Manufacturing index (1990=100)586973n/an/an/an/an/a
Manufacturing index (% change, year on year)-51230n/an/an/an/an/a
Prices        
Consumer prices (2000=100)133,258249,903509,9531,437,2647,321,732n/an/an/a
Consumer prices (% change, year on year)1,1471,0711,1641,8835,394n/an/an/a
Financial indicators        
Exchange rate Z$:US$ (av)100.7200.0259.2259.2257.38,186.730,00030,000
Exchange rate Z$:US$ (end-period)104.8259.6258.9259.1255.630,000.030,00030,000
Parallel exchange rate Z$:US$ (av)320.01,068.02,56710,33379,333293,333n/an/a
Bank rate (end-period; %)850.0300.0500.0500.0600.0600.0975.0n/a
Lending rate (av; %)665.8431.7400.0529.2537.5590.8658.3n/a
Treasury bill rate (av;%)509.4258.866.366.3248.8340.0340.0n/a
M1 (end-period; Z$ bn)1.15E+053.32E+056.37E+052.22E+061.89E+077.09E+074.25E+08n/a
M1 (% change, year on year)7711,5101,3233,58416,32421,255.866,709.9n/a
M2 (end-period; Z$ bn)1.58E+054.34E+059.07E+052.85E+062.36E+079.07E+075.49E+08n/a
M2 (% change, year on year)7811,5201,4533,37214,84020,807.860,376.2n/a
ZSE Industrial index (end-period)61,764184,839310,459548,7303,696,2865,460,688n/an/a
Sectoral trends        
Tobacco auctions (annual totals; '000 tonnes)a53n/an/an/an/a0n/an/a
Gold production (kg)2,5562,9902,9042,334n/an/an/an/a
Gold production (Z$ bn)6,28613,03529,56927,735n/an/an/an/a
Chrome ore production ('000 tonnes)173177176176n/an/an/an/a
Chrome ore production (Z$ bn)1,6624,0198,54119,643n/an/an/an/a
Platinum production (kg)1,1831,4341,2101,367n/an/an/an/a
Platinum production (Z$ bn)4,01610,40010,37711,761n/an/an/an/a
Foreign trade (Z$ m)b        
Exports fob236.0243.3254.4620.5711.0550.7620.9592.1
Imports cif709.9786.1729.7626.9592.9656.4804.0644.2
Trade balance-473.9-542.8-475.3-6.4118.1-105.7-183.1-52.2
a Provisional data for 2006. b DOTS estimates.
Sources: IMF, International Financial Statistics; Direction of Trade Statistics; Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe; Central Statistical Office.

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